First Course


Pappardelle Short Rib Ragu
Homemade Pappardelle Pasta, Braised American Kobe Short Ribs in Chianti, Roasted Garlic & San Marzano Tomatoes, Shaved Pecorino Romano Cheese



Second Course


Burrata & Heirloom Tomatoes
Imported Buffalo Burrata, California Heirloom Tomatoes, Micro Basil, Aged Reduced Balsamic Vinegar, EVOO



Third Course


Herb Crusted Organic Chicken Breast
Mary's Organic Chicken Breast, Parsley Panko & Basil Crusted, Parmesan Farro Risotto, Crispy Potato, Pomegranate Glaze, Chive Oil

Other Infomation

With over 28 years in the culinary arena, running restaurants, hotels, convention centers and golf courses in Los Angeles, San Francisco and Las Vegas, I am Chef Adamo Crisafulli and I’m here to take your dining experience to the next level.
I’ve worked at the famed Il Mulino and Valentino restaurants, I ran the Riviera Hotel in Las Vegas, after moving back to southern California I was director of culinary overseeing, the Long Beach Convention Center, the Aquarium of the Pacific and the Greek Amphitheater. I’ve worked with Jean Louis Palladin, Angelo Auriana, Luciano Pellegrini, Roberto Donna and Brian Massie to name a few.
Being a Personal chef for the last 5 years and teaching cooking classes part time, I feel I am at the forefront of food trends in modern dining, meal prep, catering, cooking classes and private instruction.
“Simplicity with Passion and respect for food and ingredients pleases the soul”, I always say. With this in mind, I use locally sourced ingredients when applicable, organic and sustainable, this plays a major role in my forward thinking menu development tailored for the client, providing fun, creative, whimsical foods that give the ultimate memorable guest experience in their own home or business.
Intimate dining experience for two, high end dinner party for ten, seven course business dinner, I will certainly have you feeling comfortable and full, pleasing your eyes, nose and mouth…
I will bring the food from the land to the hands to the stove to your table with an unforgettable experience.

I specifically chose this menu for your event, it represents foods from my heritage and home land as well as using sustainable, organic products from California.

Should you have any questions or want to make changes please click the button and I would be more than happy to accommodate, like beef for main course instead of chicken!! Chef Adamo!!

Meal for 9 on 14 September 2019